Category Archives: Neighborhoods

Update given on former Lawrel store site

by BRIAN NADIG Updates on the former Lawrel Liquors site, a possible new park and a recently formed bike trail alliance were given at the May 11 meeting of the Mayfair Civic

Residents give funding ideas

by BRIAN NADIG Public art, a dog park and a fountain were among the infrastructure improvements that residents recommended at a May 8 meeting on the 45th Ward participatory budget. "Public art

Neighboring alderman speaks out against Northwest Hwy plan; project supporters seek to end segregation

by BRIAN NADIG A Northwest Side alderman is publicly opposing a zoning proposal in a neighboring ward, a move considered "unusual" since aldermen usually stay out of other aldermen’s wards and affairs.

Mixed-use plan raises parking concerns

by BRIAN NADIG Concerns that a proposed 21-unit apartment complex with seven storefronts on the former site of Eden’s Banquets, 6311-23 N. Pulaski Road, would worsen the area’s parking congestion were raised

Sears site at Six Corners being marketed for new tenants

by BRIAN NADIG The site of the Sears Department Store at 4730 W. Irving Park Road is being marketed for new commercial tenants. Up to 127,106 square feet of "anchor space" is

Board approves new Stefani restaurant on Kow Kow site

by SEAN KEENEHAN The Lincolnwood Village Board of Trustees at its meeting May 2 approved an ordinance granting special uses, zoning and signage variations to the Stefani Signature Restaurants group for the